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Gentrification how it's affecting residents in Logan Square
ADELANTE-Gentrification how it`s affecting residents in Logan Square
Lack of Budget Is Dismantling Critical State Services
To prevent further damage to children, families, and communities, lawmakers and the governor need to take responsibility for funding our state’s priorities by restoring the revenue we need to…
RESIDENTS NEAR 606 TRAIL WORRY ABOUT HIGH TAXES
"There's always the fear that when the assessment comes, my family might not be able to pay the mortgage on the house," said Jennifer Velazquez, 21, has lived in Logan Square her entire life.
Eyes on the Street: The Bloomingdale Trail Is Almost Ready for Its Close-Up
As property taxes and rents rise, many longtime Humboldt Park residents have said they’re worried about being priced out of their neighborhoods
606 trail inspires excitement, fear from neighbors
"Even this past Friday, as I sat at my window, as I looked at the for-sale signs, it came to mind, six months from today, my immediate block could look different, unrecognizable," Ramirez said.
LSNA Addresses 606 Gentrification Fears
“I live eight houses away from the elevated train track where the 606 will be, and I’m already starting to see some changes. It’s going to attract a lot of people, so how can I be a…
Local Officials Address Logan Square Neighbors' Fears of 606 Gentrification
In a brief keynote address at the end of the event, County Board President Toni Preckwinkle didn't reference any specific policy action but echoed the importance of affordable housing, of which…
Piden control de impuestos de propiedad en Logan Square
En el congreso numero 43 de la Asociación de Vecinos de Logan Square, líderes de la comunidad piden a legisladores crear una póliza que frene el incremento de impuestos de…
Logan Square's 53rd Annual Community Congress is Set for Saturday
Cook County Assessor Joe Berrios and recently elected Cook County Commissioner Luis Arroyo, Jr. will be on hand to lead a discussion on how to stabilize the neighborhood around the Bloomingdale Trail…
U.S. urban park makeovers - boon and bane for residents
Lucy Gomez-Feliciano owns a house one block from the 606 and says her Logan Square Neighborhood Association is frustrated by what is seen as the unwillingness of the city and Trust for Public Land to…
LSNA 52nd Congress Tackles Housing And Education
LSNA officials pledged to register 2,000 voters this summer. Their initiative was supported by the aldermen and several local groups including the Center For Changing Lives , St. Sylvester Parish …
Planned and Delivered: Long March to Zapata Apts.
“The most impressive thing,” said Susana Vasquez, LISC Chicago’s executive director, “is that they (Bickerdike and LSNA) strategically set out to strengthen both the Armitage…
Do you qualify for a free energy assessment? / Puede usted ser elegible para un evaluacion gratuita?
Usted puede ser elegible para un evaluacion gratuita! You may qualify for a free assessment!
ABC 7's Emmy Award-winning 'The Ñ Beat' celebrates accomplishments of Latino Community - including LSNA's Abriendo Puertos.
"Abriendo Puertas...Logan Square Neighborhood Association was one of the first Chicago agencies to implement the program and the parents who've completed it say they've seen huge strides in their…
Billy Ocasio Named Modern Healthcare's Trustee of the Year 2014
"After serving 16 years as a city council member representing the Humboldt Park area, in 2009 Hon. Billy Ocasio joined the board of Norwegian, a 200-bed, acute care facility originally established in…